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UK Immigration review ordered into 'education tourism'

9:10 02/09/2015
UK Education Secretary, Nicky Morgan, has ordered officials to conduct an investigation into the impact of immigration on Britain's state schools. Officials have been asked to look into how much of a...

Pope refuses to meet migrants in Roman church

19:43 24/06/2014
Pope Francis I, has refused to meet migrants who have taken sanctuary in a church in Rome. The pope is said to wish to avoid making a 'political gesture'. The 120 immigrants are said to come from...

EU Commissioner says immigration is beneficial to EU

13:17 15/07/2011
European Union Home Affairs Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says that immigration and visa free travel are beneficial to the EU. Her comments come after Denmark brought in tougher border controls in...

Female migration increasing around the world

18:48 27/11/2007
• Media Center » Video Immigration News A new World Bank report issued on 26 November 2007 states that women comprise almost exactly half of the worlds immigrants, and that number is increasing. "The...

Spain arrests fairground migrants

10:16 09/08/2006
Police in Spain's Ceuta enclave in North Africa have arrested 383 migrants who tried to enter Spain by hiding in fairground attractions. The migrants - mostly Moroccans - wanted to reach the Spanish...

EU launches marine border squad

13:54 07/08/2006
An EU rapid reaction team of border guards set up to deal with illegal immigration has begun work in Italy . Three officials from the EU's Frontex border agency arrived on the remote Mediterranean...

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